I, Claudius: From the Autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, Born 10 B.C., Murdered and Deified A.D. 54
Vintage Books, 1989 - 468 páginas
Considered an idiot because of his physical infirmities, Claudius survived the intrigues and poisonings of the reigns of Augustus, Tiberius, and the Mad Caligula to become emperor in 41 A.D. A masterpiece.
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By bathing in the water of the spring or drinking it— and I'm told that they do both
things simultaneously— Paduans are able to believe whatever they like and
believe it so strongly that they can make anyone else believe it. That's how the
My former tutor, Marcus Porcius Cato, had once told me that it was a tissue of lies,
so I was the more ready to believe Athenodorus." "Yes, Cato wouldn't like the
book. The Catos fought on the wrong side. I helped to drive his grandfather out ...
You can't believe it of us. Say you can't." When he explained what he did not want
told to the Emperor, and swore by his father's honour that he and Drusilla were
entirely innocent, I felt bound to do what I could for the children. I went to my ...
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Masterpiece.Crítica de los usuarios - edwastrivel - Overstock.com
This is a must read especially if you enjoyed the BBC series based on it. Leer comentario completo
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This follow-up novel to Robert Graves' classic, "I, Claudius" continues the life story of the Roman Emperor Tiberius Claudius. It begins immediately following where the previous novel left off, and ends with his death under mysterious circumstances, and his deification. Leer comentario completo
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